Category Archives: Weather

Why I’m Glad I’m Not Painting Polar Bears

Are you staying warm? No? Me neither. It’s freezing, hasn’t gotten above 25 degrees F in more than a week, hovers mostly around 10, not counting sub-zero wind chill. It snows  just enough to close the public schools every few … Continue reading

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Friday Figures- Street Sketches Benefit Tornado Victims

It was all very last minute (the phone call at 9:30, sketching in OKC by 11) but I was grateful to be part of the fundraiser for tornado relief last Monday. The twisters that devastated Moore and surrounding communities in … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Artists, Drawing, figure drawing, Food, Oklahoma, painting, Sketching, Tornado, Weather | 3 Comments

We are okay here in Norman

And thinking tonight of folks just up the road from us, dealing with the appalling aftermath of the tornado that cut through the heart of their city this afternoon. If you can help, please follow this link to the American … Continue reading

Posted in Oklahoma, Tornado, Weather | 2 Comments